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Thomas Lee Brooks
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Birth: Dec. 19, 1921
Death: May 2, 2011
Wingo
Graves County
Kentucky, USA

Thomas Lee Brooks

(December 19, 1921 - May 2, 2011)

Mr. Thomas Lee Brooks,
89, of Wingo died Monday, May 2, 2011 at his residence. Mr. Brooks was a member of Poyners Chapel United Methodist Church; retired employee of Continental General Tire and a retired farmer. He was a WW II Army Veteran, a member of the American Legion Post #26 and a member of the color guard. Mr. Brooks is survived by his wife of 67 years Juanita Workman Brooks; a son Gary Brooks of Wingo; a daughter Janice Emerson of Pilot Oak; a sister Minnie Dee Cochurm of Sedalia, 2 granddaughters Jennifer Martin, Mt. Vernon, IL and Leigh Ann Jarvis of Symsonia; 5 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by 1 brother, 2 sisters, a grandson Scott Emerson, and his parents Sam and Maybelle (Kimbel) Brooks. Services for Mr. Brooks will be 11:00AM Wednesday 5-4-2011 in the Byrn Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Michael Rule and Rev. Jimmy Brown officiating. Interment will follow in the Poyners Chapel United Methodist Church Cemetery. Military graveside rites will be conducted by American Legion Post #26. Visitation will be 5:00-8:00PM Tuesday, May 3, 2011 at the Byrn Funeral Home. Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Poyners Chapel United Methodist Church c/o Steve Woodson, 1476 Woodson Road, Wingo, KY 42088.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Samuel Houston Brooks (1884 - 1972)
  Maebell Kimble Brooks (1903 - 1959)
 
 Sibling:
  Thomas Lee Brooks (1921 - 2011)
  Sunny Sue Brooks Dublin (1936 - 2010)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Poyners Chapel Cemetery
Graves County
Kentucky, USA
 
Created by: cherokee
Record added: May 03, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 69278452
Thomas Lee Brooks
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Thomas Lee Brooks
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Thomas Lee Brooks
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Thank you for your service to our country
- Richard Blunk
 Added: Oct. 31, 2011
During WWII, PFC Brooks was a member of L Company, 309th Infantry, 78th Division and served in the European Theater.
- James L. Cooper
 Added: Jun. 15, 2011
He was a WW II Army Veteran,
- cherokee
 Added: May. 3, 2011
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